2018 Korean Liver Cancer Association-National Cancer Center Korea Practice Guidelines for the Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the fifth most common cancer globally and the fourth most common cancer in men in Korea, where the prevalence of chronic hepatitis B infection is high in middle-aged and elderly patients. These practice guidelines will provide useful and constructive advice for the clinical management of patients with HCC. A total of 44 experts in hepatology, oncology, surgery, radiology and radiation oncology in the Korean Liver Cancer Association-National Cancer Center Korea Practice Guideline Revision Committee revised the 2014 Korean guidelines and developed new recommendations that integrate the most up-to-date research findings and expert opinions.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Korean Liver Cancer Association, ; National Cancer Center,

Published Date

  • May 15, 2019

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 227 - 299

PubMed ID

  • 31060120

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC6529163

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2005-1212

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.5009/gnl19024

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • Korea (South)